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FAAN Issues Eid-Fitr Travel Safety Advice

To prevent the rush that usually characterizes the period of Sallah celebration across the country, the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria, FAAN, has urged Nigerians, especially air travelers, to prepare early for their journey ahead of the forthcoming Eid-el-Fitr. Yakubu Dati, general manager, Corporate Communications, FAAN, noted in a statement released earlier today that increased

EFCC urges workers to help fight Corruption

Ibrahim Lamorde, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has urged Nigerian workers both in the public and private sectors to help curb corruption in the country. The EFCC’s boss made this known at the opening of a sensitization programme for staff of the Petroleum Technology Development Fund in Abuja on Wednesday. A

2015 Polls: Groups Endorse Olejeme, Igbuya

Ngozi Olejeme, politician and Delta State governorship hopeful on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP has been described as a sincere politician who is capable of repositioning the state and leading it toward development. In a statement issued by Ika Elders’ Forum, Kingsley Nkenchor, leader of the group, described Olejeme as a brilliant,

SSS Detains Ezekwesili

The Department of State Security has detained Oby Ezekwesili, former Minister of Education on Monday morning. The former Minister disclosed this on her twitter handle. Ezekwesili was on her way to London, UK to appear on a BBC-hard-talk program billed for tomorrow before her passport was withheld by the DSS. Apparently ruffled by the development,

Ebonyi State Assembly Speaker Impeached

Chukwuma Nwazunki, speaker of Ebonyi State House of Assembly, has been impeached. He was impeached this Monday morning by 18 out of the 24 lawmakers in the House. Helen Nwaobasi, representing Abakaliki South constituency has been elected as the new Speaker by members of the House.